[plt-scheme] the "[" as a parenthis charactor

From: Sam TH (samth at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Fri Sep 22 14:24:52 EDT 2006

On Fri, 2006-09-22 at 13:16 -0500, Corey Sweeney wrote:
> I upgraded to drscheme 352, and ever since whenever i hit the "[" as a
> open parenthisis, I get "(".  Is this a intentional change to the
> system (probably implying that the "[" char is about to start being
> used for something other then parens). 

This is intentional, but it doesn't portend any changes in the semantics
of [].  It's just a keyboard shortcut, since [ doesn't require holding
down the shift key.

sam th

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